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Grew up in the era of make and mend so have always been crafty. Love trying new things and in particularly love Art and Crafts. My favourite techniques are colouring with different mediums and altered art. Always happy to try new things.

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Saturday, 17 November 2012

SWEETPEA DT INSPIRATION

Today is my Youngest Brother's Wedding but due to ill health I'm not able to make it.  To stop me dwelling on what I am missing I have tried to immerse myself in making this card for Sweetpea.  I have one image almost finished but decided to make a card from scratch so I stamped out a couple of images I fancied working with.  This was one of them and the one I decided to use first.




This stamp is from the Artist Conie Fong and is called SALLY WITH SNOWBALL and is available here.  




This time I chose the papers before colouring - tones of Purple.  After colouring I couldn't decide whether to use glitter or some other bits and pieces to enhance the fur on the little girl's clothes.  Mica won the battle over glitter but in my eagerness I managed to flatten the effect but hopefully it still works!






Techniques:

Medium:    Copics, Sukura glitter pen Silver and Stardust, Mica flakes, PVA glue, glammour        
                   dust glitter
Papers:      Papermania capsule collection, Black cardstock, White Cardstock


Dies used:
Marianne Christmas tree and border, Magnolia snowflake and Mistletoe, Die-namics spiral flower, Memory Box snowflake border and tulips, Frame die

Embellishments:
Various flowers, pearl, various clear gems

Best wishes,
Challenges I'm entering this into 
Crafty Calender Challenge - Wrap up warm Winter
Crafty Hazelnut's Christmas - Christmas - something 6 months old or more (Dies, flowers and papers)
Dynamic Duos - use two colours
Little Claire's Design - Christmas
One Stop Craft Challenge - Monochromatic